If one is to head to their local short track on a Friday or Saturday night, often times they’ll hear complaints from other members of the crowd about the low car count and “how it used to be back in my day.”  But sometimes people forget that it takes just two cars to have a […]

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The Lucas Oil Modifieds officially opened their season with a 100-lap show at the quarter-mile oval of Havasu 95 Speedway just outside Lake Havasu City, Arizona.  As the sun beat down and the temperature got hot in the Arizona desert, Linny White got hot as well.  White took the checkered flag by over a straightaway […]

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CORONA, California — Austin Barnes just turned 21 and as a birthday present for its reigning champion the Lucas Oil Modified Series presented by LoanMart scheduled its regular season opener for Saturday, March 19, at Havasu 95 Speedway in Lake Havasu City, Arizona.   Actually, that’s not quite true. The West’s best short-track touring series […]

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  For several weeks, thousands of short track racing fans have voted in record numbers for the 2015 51’s presented by JEGS, Speed51.com’s annual balloting of the best in short track racing.  Keeping up with 51’s tradition, this year’s voting included categories that resemble categories in the annual Academy Awards for films, which will be […]

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Throughout the split 80-lap Lucas Oil Modified Series feature during the second annual Winter Showdown weekend, it looked like the victory had all but been decided. Then when a few late cautions bunched up the field, it all changed hands when Ryan Partridge used the outside line to get around race dominator Austin Barnes for […]

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CORONA, California  – Dylan Cappello said that when he looks back at the inaugural Winter Showdown a year ago he remembers that it “was nice. I enjoyed it.”   Cappello won the race, and the $4,000 that went with the victory in the 75-lap contest for the Lucas Oil Modifieds at Kern County Raceway Park […]

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The 2nd Annual Winter Showdown is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, February 27th and 28th at Kern County Raceway, in Bakersfield, California.  The main event of the weekend will be the Sunday afternoon, $30,000 to win, “SPEARS Manufacturing Winter Showdown 250” for Super Late Models.  The weekend opens with the “51 FIFTY Energy Drink Opening […]

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Corona, CA – Austin Barnes stood on a stage in a conference room at the BlueWater Resort and Casino with his parents and crew members behind him and numerous spoils of success around him. He talked about what each of those on the stage had contributed to his second championship in the Lucas Oil Modified […]

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